Negro History Week

  title={Negro History Week},
  author={Carter Godwin Woodson},
  journal={The Journal of Negro History},
  pages={238 - 242}
  • C. G. Woodson
  • Published 1 April 1926
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Negro History

“We Have Emerged Better Equipped to Fight Greater Battles”: Black Education and the Civilian Conservation Corps, 1933–1942

Between 1933 and 1942, the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) enrolled 2.5 million young men, putting them to work on public lands in relief projects meant to combat the economic and social

“The Development of Power is the Main Business of the School”: The Agency of Southern Black Teacher Associations from Jim Crow through Desegregation

Abstract:This article provides a history of Black southern teacher associations and the civil rights agenda they articulated from Reconstruction through the desegregation of public schools in the

A Dream and a Bus: Black Critical Patriotism in Elementary Social Studies Standards

Abstract Extant conceptions of patriotism in social studies curricula are centered upon blind allegiance to the state or a belief in ideals of a liberal democracy. Yet these conceptions fail to

A Conceptual Framework for Utilizing Black History Knowledge as a Path to Psychological Liberation for Black Youth

Several scholars suggest that Black history knowledge (BHK) is a significant psychological strength that facilitates mental health for Black people, and Black youth in particular, as they face racial

The Power To Define: African American Scholars, Activism, and Social Change, 1916–2015

When the inaugural issue of The Journal of Negro History (JNH) appeared in January 1916, there were those, even among the founders of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH),

A Bundle of Silences: Examining the Racial Representation of Black Founding Fathers of the United States Through Glenn Beck's Founders’ Fridays

Abstract This article explores the discourse on Black Founding Fathers through Glenn Beck's television show, Founders’ Fridays. According to Beck, this 2010 summer television special was an

“Education for Citizenship in a Bi-Racial Civilization”: Black Teachers and the Social Construction of Race, 1929–1954

From the Great Depression through the historic Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court ruling in 1954, the way that American teachers understood and taught about race in the classroom underwent a

The Idea of Citizenship in the Early Civil Rights Movement

Luther P. Jackson was a key supporter of the Association for the study of Negro Life and History and a leading historian of the African American experience. As a leader in the voting rights movement

"Of All Our Studies, History Is Best Qualified to Reward Our Research": Black History's Relevance to the Hip Hop Generation

  • P. Dagbovie
  • History
    The Journal of African American History
  • 2005
Each generation, depending on its problems and needs, must select and arrange the specific facts which form the best system for its own inspiration and guidance. It is because the past is a guide